giants fans were pumped up, ready to go. johnny cueto got the start for the reds, but only faced two batters. he had back spasms. he hurt himself during warmups. you can see the frustration on his face as he walked off almost in tears. but his replacement, sam, was solid. an inning and two-thirds, struck out buster posey. that's hard to do. reds broke the scoreless tie in the third. brandon phillips just drills one off matt cain, 2-1 shot. reds up by 2. it gets worse for matt.f0$ in the fourth jay bruce goes deep. cain lasted five, gave up three runs on five hits, four strikeouts. not what you are used to with your ace. giants finally get on the board in the sixth. buster posey, see ya. solo shot off matt latos.u+dá reds still lead 3-1. fast forward to the ninth. 5-2, reds. two men on, the tieing run at the plate. but chapman, 100-mile high heat. reds take game one 5-2. game 2 today at 6:30. well, the amazing a's in detroit for game one of the alcs and hit a little speed bump known as justin verlander. capacity crowd. at comerica park.